CMU loses to Easter in OT, #2 seed for MAC Tourney - Northern Michigan's News Leader

CMU loses to Easter in OT, #2 seed for MAC Tourney

Posted: Updated:

No tie-breakers necessary.

Central Michigan University lost its regular-season finale at Eastern Michigan 99-84 in overtime.

The Chippewas enter next week's MAC Women's Basketball Tournament as a #2 seed because Bowling Green State University won its regular season finale by a single point, 77-76.

CMU held a lead for over 39 minutes of regulation against Eastern Michigan but got outscored 22-7 in overtime.

The Chippewas finish the regular season with a 20-10 overall record.  They went 16-2 in conference play.

CMU will not have to play again until the MAC Tournament Semifinal Friday against an opponent that has yet to be determined.